Probably the most distinctive characteristic of the successful politician is selective cowardice.Richard Harris
The first sign of a nervous breakdown is when you start thinking your work is terribly important.Milo Bloom
Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility... in the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have... is the ability to take on responsibility.Michael Korda
Bear in mind that you should conduct yourself in life as at a feast.Epictetus
We need men who can dream of things that never were.John F. Kennedy
For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors and laugh at them in our turn?Jane Austen
My turn of mind is so given to taking things in the absurd point of view, that it breaks out in spite of me every now and then.
Adversity draws men together and produces beauty and harmony in life's relationships, just as the cold of winter produces ice-flowers on the window-panes, which vanish with the warmth.